Class of 2006 DEs

Originally Published: June 9, 2005
By Craig Haubert | Scouts, Inc.

Through our basic evaluations and research, here's a first look at the nation's top defensive ends in the Class of 2006.

Scouts, Inc. Top 40 DE for 2006 listed alphabetically
Player Ht., Wt. City, State High school
Jason Adjepong 6-3, 250 Carteret, N.J. Carteret
Audi Augustine 6-2, 230 Oakland Park, Fla. Northeast
Jayson Ayers 6-4, 238 Bennettsville, S.C. Marlboro County
Greg Banks 6-5, 260 Denver, Colo. Montebello
Jerry Brown 6-4, 262 St. Louis, Mo. Vashon
Keith Browner 6-6, 220 Los Angeles, Calif. Dorsey
Derek Burton 6-3, 250 Muskogee, Okla. Muskogee
Ugo Chinasa 6-5, 220 Richardson, Texas Berkner
Jamie Cumbie 6-7, 255 Morris, Ill. Morris
Jermaine Cunningham 6-4, 220 Stone Mountain, Ga. Stephenson
Brian Ellis 6-5, 235 Grand Prairie, Texas South Grand Prairie
Maurice Evans 6-3, 250 Middle Village, N.Y. Christ the King
Mike Gee 6-1, 228 Englewood, N.J. Englewood
Sean Gottschalk 6-5, 252 Glen Allen, Va. Deep Run
John Graves 6-3, 250 Richmond, Va. Meadowbrook
Raven Gray 6-3, 235 Enterprise, Ala. Enterprise
Robert Hall 6-4, 220 Hawkinsville, Ga. Hawkinsville
Devin Johnson 6-3, 210 Rancho Cucamunga, Calif. Rancho Cucamunga
Eddie Jones 6-3, 225 Kilgore, Texas Kilgore
Kentrell Lockett 6-5, 230 Boutte, La. Hahnville
Lawrence Marsh 6-6, 275 Augusta, Ga. T.W. Josey
McKenzie Mathews 6-3, 235 Syracuse, N.Y. Christian Brothers
DeShon Matthews 6-5, 240 Elk Grove, Calif. Laguna Creek
Aaron Maybin 6-3, 220 Ellicott City, Md. Mt. Hebron
Josh Minton 6-4, 245 Somerset, Ky. Southwestern-Pulaski
John Paul 6-4, 255 Immokalee, Fla. Immokalee
Leslie Ray 6-3, 250 Midland, Texas Lee
Rob Rose 6-4, 240 Cleveland, Ohio Glenville
John Ryan 6-5, 225 Cleveland, Ohio St. Ignatius
Ricky Sapp 6-4, 225 Bamberg, S.C. Bamberg-Ehrhardt
Mike Smith 6-6, 215 Las Vegas, Nev. Palo Verde
Milton Talbert 6-3, 220 Meadville, Miss. Hattiesburg
Marcus Tillman 6-4, 250 Meadville, Miss. Franklin County
Johnnie Troutman 6-5, 260 Brown Mills, N.J. Pemberton Township
Tobi Umodu 6-1, 230 West Covina, Calif. South Hills
Kallen Wade 6-5, 210 Cincinnati, Ohio Withrow
Brian Whitmore 6-4, 250 Chesapeake, Va. Oscar F. Smith
Cody Williams 6-4, 235 Longview, Texas Longview
Jermaine Williams 6-4, 255 Phoenix, Ariz. Maryvale
Brandon Wood 6-1, 245 Buchanan, Ga. Haralson County

Craig Haubert is a Recruiting Coordinator for Scouts, Inc.

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